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The Blue Marlin Club

Lini Highway | Numbatu, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 530 6299
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Seafood, International, Contemporary, Mediterranean, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Lini Highway | Numbatu, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Some of the best food in Port Vila.Located overlooking the harbour so you get gorgeous sunsets etc.Friendly staff and great menu selection

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank raeflys
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked in for 7.15 and when arrive ask us too order a drink then been no smokers sat us out with smokers area we asked too be moved been non smokers. Then sat like idiots no one came too take us too our table...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank debor967
Matt L, Head Chef / GM at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi debor967 I Trust you are well This is our first and only one star rating on Tripadvisor. This rating hurts us personally as we are a close nit team and work very hard to maintain our number one ranking in the country. I feel...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the meals at blue marlin. The fish was fresh and delicious and came with a healthy salad. If you are looking for fair priced food made with love I would recommend this restaurant. Thank you for the lovely dining experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jessbris
MattL3948, Head Chef / GM at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jess Thanks for your 5 Star review of the BMC and your Recommendation, I will be sure to share your review with the Team. Culinary Regards Matt & Blue Marlin Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly you MUST come here! Came for dinner and made it for our last lunch before leaving. DON’T skip dessert! Everything is AMAZING!!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Eloise S
MattL3948, Head Chef / GM at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Eloise Thanks for your great review, I have already shared it with the Team Happy you enjoyed the desserts, we make everything in house including the ice cream so they are worth leaving a little space for. We Look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Blue Marlin was recommended to us by our hotel...and we glad we went. We had pre dinner drinks beside the pool on a beautiful evening....with views of the water. Service was excellent. We had curried Melanesian prawns...braised beef cheek and peas. Delicious meal,.....prices not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rosemarie G
MattL3948, Head Chef / GM at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rosemarie Thanks for your great review of the BMC So glad you enjoyed the Food, service and beautiful Views we have to offer I will be sure to share your review with the team Culinary Regards Matt

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Left this gem till last as our final night in Vanuatu and it didn’t disappoint. The local fish - Wahoo was woo-hoo! Entrees were tasty and the deserts were simply to die for. Service and view are exceptional so this place is surely a MUST...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gocatgo1964
MattL3948, Head Chef / GM at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi gocatgo1964 Thanks for your rave review and Voting us "Best on the Island" Such a great compliment I will be sure to share it with the team Glad you enjoyed the Wahoo , we have our own boats and always have fresh fish on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is new. It just started at 2017 and climbed up claims to be Vanuatu No.1 Restaurant. I've order braised beef cheeks, poulet fish, Scallop & Onion rings. All food portions is huge. I do like the scallops more than everything. The cream and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ofenbach2002
MattL3948, Head Chef / GM at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ofenbach Thanks for your great review, so glad you enjoyed the Scallops & Chorizo, It is a Great combo with the sweetcorn puree and Pork Crackle We Look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit Culinary Regards Matt Lambert

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was delicious.4 of us dined at night we all chose something different and each dish was better than the next The atmosphere wonderful The views sensational

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 117gloria
MattL3948, GM / Head Chef at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Gloria Thanks for your Great Review and Voting us the Best Restaurant in Port Vila we do indeed have great views and a wonderful atmosphere I will be sure to share your review with the team Culinary Regards Matt

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This truly was our most treasured meal and dining experience whilst staying for 9 days in Vanuatu. It was also NOT the most expensive. The service we had was warming, friendly and encouraging. I wasn't sure about some of the things on the menu and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Lan05
MattL3948, GM / Head Chef at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lan05 Thanks for Voting us "The Best Dining Experience in Vanuatu" Delighted that you enjoyed your evening with us, and happy to that the Team were able to explain some of Vanuatu's unique ingredients I will be sure to share your review with the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining at Blue Marlin last night, and it was a refreshingly enjoyable dining experience. We’re big foodies and had been underwhelmed by the price and quality of meals elsewhere in Port Vila so far that are well reviewed, but the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TalithaG
MattL3948, Head Chef / GM at The Blue Marlin Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Talitha Thanks for your Great Review of the BMC and Happy that you were happy with your experience Its great the way Ni Vanuatu's are so family orientated and love to steal everyone's Kids Hope to see you again soon before you return I...More

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applesmate
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Response from MattL3948 | Property representative |
Hi applesmate You can tel the taxi driver we are at numbatu opposite the office blong vanuatu ferry next door to the meteo office I am unsure when you are thinking of coming but we are not open on a Monday or Tuesday If you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lini Highway | Numbatu, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 530 6299
  • E-mail
Description
We are a Restaurant & Bar but we also cater for events and parties, we are open for Lunch & Dinner and our bar is open all day. We have the Best views in town and over look the harbour, Irriki Island and beyond. We are kid friendly and have a pool that our guests are welcome to use. We pride ourselves on our friendly service and going the extra mile for our customers
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